# Ch 16: PECT PAPA: Basic Measurement

Recall the basics of measurements when you begin watching this chapter's tutorial videos. The short, educational lessons also include multiple-choice quizzes. You could start the review process prior to taking the PECT PAPA examination.

## PECT PAPA: Basic Measurement - Chapter Summary

This chapter on basic measurement examines the differences between U.S. and metric measurement units. Brush up on definitions and formulas related to Fahrenheit conversion, dimensional analysis and the metric system. You can also re-discover strategies for adding, subtracting, dividing and multiplying measurements in advance of taking the PECT PAPA examination. Watch the online video lessons in this chapter so that you can:

• Perform operations with measurements
• Convert between inches and feet, and feet and yards
• Identify the units of the metric system as well as standard units of measurement
• Calculate a unit conversion
• Define dimensional analysis
• Solve time formulas
• Explore the Fahrenheit and Celsius temperature scales

Throughout this chapter, you'll encounter concepts that you learned previously and simply need to review. The knowledgeable teachers present the information so that it's easy to absorb and fun to explore. The self-paced nature of the video lessons also make them convenient to watch. Use them to prepare for measurement questions on the PECT PAPA examination. Short quizzes are included in the chapter.

### PECT PAPA: Basic Measurement Chapter Objectives

Demonstrate your capacity to estimate and calculate measurements, perform unit conversions and more when you reach the Mathematics module of the PECT PAPA examination. The assessment is computer-administered and is comprised of two other modules: Reading and Writing. Although each section includes 36 selected-response items, the Mathematics module takes up to 75 minutes for completion, while the Reading and Writing subareas have 45- and 75-minute time limits, respectively.

10 Lessons in Chapter 16: PECT PAPA: Basic Measurement
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